OSC & COP26

As you’ve no doubt heard, the UN climate change conference, COP26 (the 26th ‘Conference of the Parties’) has taken place in Glasgow over the past two weeks, where world leaders, scientists, negotiators, and stakeholders from across the globe gathered …

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Fauna & Flora International

At OSC, we are proud to support the work of Fauna & Flora International (FFI). Established in 1903, FFI is the world’s oldest conservation charity. Over the last 100 years, they have saved the Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) …

PLASTIC: WHAT’S THE FUSS?

As summer is in full swing, and COVID-19 restrictions are relaxing, there is a pressing issue on most beach goer’s minds: why is there so much plastic waste on our beaches and in our waterways?

The COVID-19 pandemic increased use …

LIFE AS AN MMO IN SE-ASIA: Part II

On completion of the 14-day quarantine I was collected by a company driver and taken to my new base of operations, a sleepy fishing village that comes alive at the weekend. Visitors flock in to enjoy fresh seafood at the …

LIFE AS AN MMO IN SE-ASIA: Part I

Working as a Marine Mammal Observer (MMO) can be exciting, hard work, but most of all, rewarding. Part of the job description requires travel to far stretches of the globe; however, as many of you know, working during a pandemic …